GEOGRAPHY SDME KEYWORDS

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Flood prediction and warning
monitior and
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washlands
parts of the floodplains are allowed to flood
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Floodbanks
The river banks are rasied so more water is held in the channel.
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Chanel straightening
The river channel is straigthend and lined with concreate it then made to make it deeper.
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Dams and reservoirs
These trap and store water,then the water down stream can be reused and can be controlled
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Floodwalls
Walls are built around settlements to protect them against flood waters.
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Card 2

Front

parts of the floodplains are allowed to flood

Back

washlands

Card 3

Front

The river banks are rasied so more water is held in the channel.

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

The river channel is straigthend and lined with concreate it then made to make it deeper.

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

These trap and store water,then the water down stream can be reused and can be controlled

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
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